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GI Fellowship

Living in Gainesville

Gainesville is a bucolic university-town of ~100,00 individuals. Mild winters and year-round sun make for an active, outside-oriented lifestyle. The cost of living in Gainesville is amazingly low, with housing so affordable most house officers and fellows are home owners. Both the Atlantic and the Gulf are ~1 hour away,…

Gastroenterology Current & Past Trainees

Current Trainees Third Year Fellows Tony Brar, MD Education: Florida State University Residency: University of Florida Naueen Chaudhry, MD Medical School: King Edward Medical University, PAK Residency: Brooksdale University Hospital…

Facilities

UF Health – Shands Hospital The 576-bed UF Health Shands Hospital and the UF Health Physicians Clinics serve as a tertiary care referral center that averages 23,500 inpatient admissions and 280,000 outpatient visits per year. The Medicine Service occupies 100 beds including a 14-bed ICU-CCU. The patient population is varied…

Formal Education

Divisional education activities include: A weekly research conference A monthly Endoscopy Teaching Conference A weekly combined medicine-surgery ‘Problems Conference’ in which the fellows and outside physicians present interesting cases to be discussed by the faculty A monthly journal club A quarterly Quality Improvement Conference. In addition, there is…

Training

Nature of the Training The UF training program provides fellows with full exposure to all aspects of gastroenterology. As a part of this training, fellows are urged to obtain advanced training (i.e., second tier training) in one of the following areas: HepatologyNutritionAdvanced Procedures (including ERCP and EUS)MotilityInflammatory Bowel Disease Finally,…

Admission & Application Requirements

Admission to the UF fellowship-training program in gastroenterology is open to all physicians who are board-certified or board-eligible in Internal Medicine. Furthermore, applicants should either be, or be eligible to be, licensed as physicians by the State of Florida. Application Instructions The University of Florida’s Gastroenterology Fellowship Program normally accepts…